About Clinical Research in Practice: The Journal of Team Hippocrates

An open access, peer reviewed scholarly journal and pedagogical instrument of the Wayne State University School of Medicine,

“Brief, critical appraisal and application of clinical research, emphasizing the clinical utility of the research paper.”

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2 (2016)

From the Editors


From the editors
Thomas C. Bolig, William Kane, and Mitchell Kentor

Critical Analyses


Restriction therapy in acute heart failure is not shown to be effective
Amrit K. Basi, Colleen W. Harkreader, Nicholus H. Yee M.D., Shadia A. Yeihey M.D., and Suraiya K. Azom M.D.


Spinal compression fractures: no additional pain relief with use of back braces
Kayla A. Berigan, Brandon Baker, Zakaria Ahmad, and Aaron Simpson



Earth Suit
Bowhee Gwak and Young Park

Letter to the Editor